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Welcome to San Francisco Botanical Garden, one of the most diverse gardens in the world. The Botanical Garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, showcasing over 8,500 different...more
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We were recommended this place by a friend and it was a great stop on our day out. The staff and docents were really friendly and interesting. There was a rare water lily in bloom and they told us a lot about it.
We took a taxi to the park to go to the science museum and took a walk through the park as well. It's huge! The children's playground is neat and the central part has fountains and statues and some food carts. Some parts were a...More
We were so happy to see this lovely garden. Since we were there on a Tuesday, it wasn’t crowded. The plants looked very happy. The place is divided up into sections representing plants in many parts of the world. Most beautiful were the various small...More
You will not even realize you are in a city. They have gardens from all over the world. The paths lead you in and out of areas so you feel immersed in green. There is a central meadow, so you will never get really lost...More
We toured both the botanical gardens and the Japanese tea garden. If you could only do one the tea garden is better, however the staff at the botanical gardens are much more polite. $9.00 per person entry fee.
By chance we happened to be there on a free day. The botanical garden is very spacious and beautiful. There are 2 entrances to this place. I like to use the map so that I do not backtrack to the same site and that is...More
Just $9 to get in to these huge gardens with some really interesting specimens from across the world. Don’t expect glass houses in these gardens - the temperate climate does however allow for a huge range of planting from the African Cape to the Tree...More
Although we have visited SF many times, we had never been to this gem. Plants and trees from many places around the world-so much to see and enjoy. We will definitely return when in the area. We do suggest that people bring a picnic lunch...More